Grassi & Co. Welcomes Chief Administrative Officer

Grassi & Co. is proud to announce that Julie Vadnais has joined Grassi & Co. as the Chief Administrative Officer based out of the New York City office.

Julie brings more than 15 years of experience leading the operations of CPA and Consulting firms within a multi-state and multi-office environment and has over five years of tax experience.  She specializes in merger and acquisition integration, strategic planning and partner group coordination and planning.

Prior to joining Grassi & Co., Julie was the Chief Operating Officer at Lavine, Lofgren, Morris & Engelberg LLP and Grice, Lund & Tarkington LLP.  She was previously the Director of Operations at AKT LLP and co-owner of Vadnais Corporation. Julie is especially skilled at operational analysis and integration of mergers and acquisitions; partner group organization and communication; facilities acquisition and logistics.

“Julie’s areas of expertise, particularly in operations and mergers and acquisitions, make her a true asset to Grassi & Co.,” said Managing Partner and CEO Louis C. Grassi, CPA, CFE. “With our strong record of growth, and, with the addition of Julie, I am looking forward to the future of our Firm and its continued growth.”

Julie is in the process of relocating to the NY area from California and received her Bachelor of Arts in English; with a concentration in grammar and composition from San Diego State University, and her Masters of Science in Accountancy and Financial Management from the University of San Diego.  Julie has continued her education at Harvard University taking courses pertaining to leading professional service firms.